Tex 0
Bal 0
Date of game: 5/9/2012

Recap: Baltimore vs. Texas

Baltimore, MD (Sports Network) - Wednesday's game between the Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles has been postponed due to rain.

The contest will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Thursday, starting at 4:05 p.m. (et). It will mark the last two contests of this four-game series.

On Tuesday, Josh Hamilton produced one of the best single-game offensive performances in major league history, going 5-for-5 with a double, four homers, eight RBI and 18 total bases in Texas' 10-3 win.

Hamilton leads the majors with a .406 batting average, 14 homers and 36 RBI through Texas' first 30 games of 2012.

The Orioles have been outscored 24-6 over the first two contests. Going back to last season, Baltimore has allowed at least 10 runs five times to the Rangers.

Colby Lewis was slated to start Wednesday for the Rangers, while Wei-Yin Chen was scheduled as the Orioles starting pitcher. Those pitchers will go in the opener on Thursday. Derek Holland goes for Texas in the nightcap, while Tommy Hunter gets the ball for Baltimore.

Game Notes

VMI set for Wachenheim's first season

Virginia Military Institute's football program will visit Ball State in new coach Scott Wachenheim's first game and play six times at home during an 11-game 2015 schedule.

NASCAR News
Elliott, Scott among those inducted into NASCAR HofF

Bill Elliott, a former Sprint Cup Series champion, and Wendell Scott, the first African-American to win a race in NASCAR's premier racing circuit, were among the sixth five-member class inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Friday night.

Extra Points: State of denial

It didn't take Nostradamus to predict what was going to happen Friday when Roger Goodell finally met the media for his annual state of the league address two days prior to Super Bowl XLIX.

Pens D Ehrhoff out vs. Devils

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Christian Ehrhoff will not be in action on Friday against the New Jersey Devils as he is undergoing tests for a possible concussion.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.